A moderate earthquake magnitude 5 (ml/mb) strikes southeast of the Loyalty Islands (0 miles) on Thursday. Exact location, longitude 171.6702° East, latitude -23.3955° South, depth = 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was reported at 00:42:50 / 12:42 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000dj4d. Id of event: us6000dj4d. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 11/02/21 / 2021-02-11 00:42:50 / February 11, 2021 @ 12:42 am.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two hundred and nine, in the last 10 days two hundred and thirty-seven, in the past 30 days two hundred and thirty-nine and in the last 365 days two hundred and fourty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: southeast of the Loyalty Islands. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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